Good Eats // Summer salad with killer dressing

May 26, 2017

salad solaskincare
The salad I eat daily, deconstructed.

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Demystifying Face Oil

May 25, 2017

balancing face oil sola skincare sketch
I understand that a face oil can seem scary for many people and may seem strange at first, but a nourishing face oil can do wonders for your skin. Read on....

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Every Folk: Lindsay

May 23, 2017

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Meet Lindsay, a 34-year-old communications specialist and freelance writer from Vancouver BC. Lindsay tried our Coconut Deodorant, Calendula & Rose Cleansing Grains, and Balancing Face Oil. Here's what she had to say...

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A Short Primer on Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine

May 11, 2017

Chinese Medicine Acupuncture

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is an ancient form of healing involving herbal medicine, nutrition, moxibustion (a form of heat therapy), massage, acupuncture, and other alternative medicine modalities. Read on to learn more about it's rich history...

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The Bare Bum Balm: How It Heals Way Beyond The Diaper Years

May 08, 2017

Our family: Lila and Sophie
Read on to learn 13 ways to use our Bare Bum Balm beyond the diaper years...

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Sola Gives Back: Quest Food Exchange

April 27, 2017

Quest Food Exchange

We chose to support Quest Food Exchange this past quarter. Read on to learn more about this wonderful Vancouver organization.

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Every Folk: Amber and Blair

April 25, 2017

Amber and Blair

Meet Amber and Blair, parents of three children who tried Sola Skincare's Balancing Face Oil, Lavender and Adzuki Cleansing Grains, Rose Hydrosol, and Soft Skin Balm for the first time. Here's what they had to say:

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How We Reduce Our Family’s Ecological Footprint In the Kitchen

April 20, 2017

Abeego Beeswax Food Wrap

Here are some of our favourite products to reduce our ecological footprint in the kitchen...

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How We Reduce Our Family’s Ecological Footprint In the Bathroom

April 18, 2017

Luna Pads Reusable Menstrual Pads

It’s Earth Day this week! Here are some of our favourite products to reduce our ecological footprint in the bathroom...

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Herbology 101: Gan Cao (Glycyrrhiza Uralensis)

April 12, 2017

Gan Cao Licorice Root

Herbology 101 is a series where we explore the healing properties of the Chinese medicinal herbs used in Sola Skincare. Today we look at Gan Cao or licorice root. 

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Every Folk: Danielle

April 07, 2017

Danielle of Wild Coast Tales

Meet Danielle, a 28-year old communications professional living and working in Vancouver, British Columbia. She tried the Sola Balancing Face Oil, Rose Hydrosol, Coconut Deodorant, and the Soft Skin Balm. This is what she said about trying these products for the first time...

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How Overeating Sugar Affects Our Skin's Health

April 04, 2017

Eating Too Much Sugar

We all love to indulge in a treat once in awhile, but overeating sugar can negatively impact our skin’s health. Read on to learn more about how sugar affects our skin.

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